Snapshots that wow!

  • 23rd December 2023

I’m walking on sunshine, woahh!

Source : The Economist

We are all invited to the party of 7!

Combined weighting of Magnificent Seven in MSCI All Country World Index is greater than *all* stocks from Japan, France, China, & UK.

Source: WSJ

The Rent is Too Damn High!

I“The new head of Turkey's central bank said she has been priced out of Istanbul's property market by rampant inflation, leaving no choice for the former finance executive but to move back in with her parents.

"We haven't found a home in Istanbul. It's terribly expensive. We've moved in with my parents," 44-year-old Hafize Gaye Erkan, who took up her post in June after two decades in the United States, told the Hurriyet newspaper.”

Source: New Straits Time

And here we go again?

Currently, 4 out of 5 largest container shipping companies are turning away their vessels from the Red Sea due to attacks from the Houthis from Yemen, accounting for >50% of the world's capacity (measured by TEU containers).

Source: Bloomberg

A Whole New World!

The distinct ringed object in the center of the image, is new photograph of the planet Uranus, as captured by the James Webb Telescope!

Source: James Webb Telescope

Jhonka hawa ka

Source: Same as Ever, Morgan Housel